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  • Total Recall (Hollyweird movie capture)

    11/17/2012 5:07:16 AM PST · by Bikkuri · 20 replies
    Bikkuri | Bikkuri
    Not really worthy of making a thread for... but I captured something 'interesting' on a newer movie released from Hollywood..
  • Assigning a Jobs Bill as Homework [ When will the Democrats file it? ]

    09/14/2011 6:39:07 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 30 replies · 1+ views
    nytimes.com ^ | Sept 14 2011 | Helen Cooper
    RALEIGH — President Obama turned up the rhetorical heat in his push for his jobs bill on Wednesday, declaring that the country is facing a “national emergency” that demands Congressional action on his $447 billion economic package. Plunging into his third battleground state in five days, Mr. Obama told highly charged students in a packed basketball arena at North Carolina State University that he was sick of the partisanship that has engulfed Washington during the last three years. He accused lawmakers of deliberately dragging their feet on his economic plan, not because they don’t think it will help, but because...
  • Getting to $787 Billion (Breakdown of Stimulus Bill)

    02/17/2009 9:01:20 PM PST · by libertarian27 · 22 replies · 2,085+ views
    Wall Street Journal ^ | February 17, 2009 | WSJ
    After a month of wrangling, 246 House Democrats, 57 Senate Democrats and three Senate Republicans voted late last week to pass a compromise economic recovery package of spending provisions, tax cuts and aid to laid-off workers and their families. The 1,073-page bill, signed into law Monday by President Obama, contains hundreds of provisions. This is how they add up. Click the columns to sort by amount or type of spending, and see a summary table below.